Taxon  Report   5507    
Mimulus diffusus  A. L. Grant  
(no longer an active name; please see Erythranthe diffusa)
Palomar monkeyflower
Mimulus diffusus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, Baja California.
also called Erythranthe diffusa
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Genus: Mimulus
Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Erythranthe diffusa

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Mimulus grantianus
NOTE: Mimulus diffusus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus diffusus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Aug 21, 2019).